The BEST Cristina Yang Quotes Of All Time, Ranked By You!

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The wise words of Cristina Yang(Sandra Oh) are something that will go down in history. Grey's Anatomy is a better place with Cristina in it. She's straightforward, funny, and totally right about everything she says.

The best Cristina Yang quotes are often the most unsuspecting ones. Even the simplest most irrelevant words out of her mouth make for some of our favorite quotes. Cristina could advise you to shove a fork in a wall socket and it would probably make this list.

We are forever grateful for the time we've had with Cristina on Grey's Anatomy. Although she left us a while back, we still have tons of old episodes to enjoy her company. What are some of your favorite Cristina Yang quotes? We've created a list of the ones that stuck out to us most, so go ahead and rank your own top picks!

  • When She Set Her Standards High

    Community Score: 3
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    "Pretty good is not good enough, I want to be great."

  • When She Didn't Hide Her Confidence

    Community Score: 3
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    "I can do hot in my sleep, I look hot in scrubs, I'm a hot person."

  • When She Expressed Her Favorite Type Of Compliment

    Community Score: 3
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    "Oh, screw beautiful. I'm brilliant. If you want to appease me, compliment my brain."

  • When She Made It Known Which Gender Was Better

    Community Score: 3
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    "I hate men. They're stupid."

  • When She Was Void Of Emotion

    Community Score: 3
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    "Who says I have to like him? He's my sex friend."

  • When She Didn't Know How To Show Her Emotions

    Community Score: 1
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    "I'm laughing, just not externally."

  • When She Made Her Priorities Clear

    Community Score: 1
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    "If there's no food, I'm going home."

  • When She Said What Everyone Was Thinking

    Community Score: 1
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    "How am I supposed to get through the holidays without liquor?"

  • When She Said It How It Was

    Community Score: 1
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    "Being aware of your crap and actually overcoming your crap are two very different things."